Translate Jager To English

Babylon 10

The most popular translation software

Download it's free

Source Language

Target Language

Human Translation

Translate



jager
\ja"ger\ (?), n. [g. j?ger a hunter, a sportsman. cf. yager.] [written also jaeger.]
1. (mil.) a sharpshooter. see yager.
2. (zo?l.) any species of gull of the genus stercorarius. three species occur on the atlantic coast. the jagers pursue other species of gulls and force them to disgorge their prey. the two middle tail feathers are usually decidedly longer than the rest. called also boatswain, and marline-spike bird. the name is also applied to the skua, or arctic gull (megalestris skua).

  similar words(2) 


 pomarine jager 
 parasitic jager 


Jager is a Dutch occupational surname meaning "hunter". In English speaking countries the name may sometimes be a simplification of the German surname Jäger. People with this surname include:
  • Durk Jager (born 1943), Dutch businessman in the United States
  • Eric Jager (born 1957), American medievalist and literary critic
  • Robbie Jager (born 1983), American entrepreneur and eternal optimist
  • Evan Jager (born 1989), American long distance runner
  • Finne Jager (born 1984), Dutch trance music DJ and producer
  • Henry Jager (born 1879), New York assemblyman 1921
  • Joseph Gerard Jager (born 1980), American Special Needs educator
  • Maja Jager (born 1991), Danish archer
  • Marike Jager (born 1979), Dutch singer-songwriter, guitarist and television presenter
  • Matt Jager (born 1988), Australian golfer
  • Robert E. Jager (born 1939), American composer, music theorist and a conductor
  • Tom Jager (born 1964), American freestyle swimmer, five-time Olympic champion

See more at Wikipedia.org...
Jäger ( as in Yeager) is the German word for "hunter", and also a common German surname.

See more at Wikipedia.org...


(n.)
Any species of gull of the genus Stercorarius. Three species occur on the Atlantic coast. The jagers pursue other species of gulls and force them to disgorge their prey. The two middle tail feathers are usually decidedly longer than the rest. Called also boatswain, and marline-spike bird. The name is also applied to the skua, or Arctic gull (Megalestris skua).
   (n.)
A sharpshooter. See Yager.
  


Translate the English term jager to other languages